Exclusive Estate Tours. Join us on a tour of the Estate, during which you will see how we turn our grapes into Sussex Sparkling wine. Walking through the vines in a small group with our experienced guide, exploring the Vineyard and the history and wildlife of the Estate, allows you to fully appreciate Rathfinny’s place in this classic landscape.
During these enjoyable tours, you will learn how a typical year of growing vines and wine production progresses. Among the highlights are a visit to our RIBA nominated Winery to learn about the process and care it takes to make traditional method Sussex Sparkling wine along with a guided tasting of Sussex wines.
Our winter tour and tastings comprise of a slightly different format. The tour does not include a long walk through the vines but you have an exclusive opportunity to visit to our new bottling building, concluding with a guided tasting of our Cradle Valley still wines.
TERMS & CONDITIONS. Tours will continue to run in the event of inclement weather, unless it is deemed unsafe by Rathfinny Wine Estate, in which case you will be offered a credit note. Rathfinny reserves the right to postpone tours as required. We recommend that suitable outdoor activity clothing and footwear is worn. Payment for Tours is due at the time of booking. Tickets are non-refundable, however, we may be able to transfer them to an alternative date with a minimum of four weeks’ notice. Alcohol with meals is not included.
DETAILS. Enjoy a winter tour and guided tasting of our Cradle Valley still wines
DURATION. 1hr 45mins in total
AVAILABILITY. 10 places per tour
WHERE TO GO. All tours start at the Tasting Room.